Monday, September 20, 2010

Italian Music Festival in New York - October 8 - 13th

After a successful 2009 inaugural edition in Los Angeles, Hit Week ( -- the only North American festival showcasing Italy's current music scene -- adds New York City to its annual calendar.

New York audiences, no strangers to genre defying new-generation Italian artists such as Jovanotti, Vinicio Capossela and Carmen Consoli, will be treated to live concerts and DJ sets by an all-star line-up of Italian talent headlined by Ludovico Einaudi, Elisa, Negrita and Roy Paci. The intimate surroundings offered by Manhattan's top club venues will set the stage for Stateside fans to take a deeper look into these, and more to be announced, top-flight Italian acts already known on the international scene. The traditional Columbus Day Week provides an intriguing backdrop for (H)it Week’s modern musical discovery and exploration.

LUDOVICO EINAUDI Special (H)it Week Performance: Friday, October 8, 2010 @ Angel Orensanz Foundation
Info.: (310) 736-1756

ELISA: Monday, October 11, 2010 @ Highline Ballroom
or (212) 414-5994

NEGRITA and ROY PACI & Aretuska: Tuesday, October 12, 2010 @ (Le) Poisson Rouge
or (212) 796-0741

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